29 days old

Engineering Designer (Substation)

Crest Industries
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  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

DIS-TRAN Packaged Substations, a Crest Industries company, is hiring a Substation Designer. This Substation Designer will be responsible for creating substation field construction and manufacturing shop drawings utilizing Autodesk Inventor. This Designer may interface with the Company’s structural engineers and project managers. 

This energetic, self-motivated professional demonstrates the ability to read and understand layout and detail drawings and technical documents.  The Substation Designer must work well in a team environment yet have the ability to complete a high volume of work with minimal supervision.



  • Creating and/or checking general arrangement drawings
  • Creating and/or checking anchor bolt plans
  • Creating and/or checking foundation plans and details
  • Creating and/or checking grounding plans and details
  • Creating and/or checking lightning coverage (shielding) plans
  • Creating and/or checking lighting plans
  • Creating and/or checking sag and tension charts/drawings
  • Creating and/or checking material lists
  • Assembling and/or checking catalog cuts of equipment and/or material for construction reference manuals
  • Creating and/or checking tube cutting schedules
  • Creating and/or checking bolt counts
  • Creating and/or checking structural shop and erection drawings (Ex. steel details, pre-fabricated bus details, etc.).



  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field, such as Engineering, Engineering Technology, or a related field from an accredited college or University.
  • A suitable combination of education, training, and/or experience in 3D modeling and/or Auto Cad software will be considered in lieu of a BS degree.
  • Substation experience is highly preferred.
  • Experience using AutoDesk Inventor preferred.
  • High voltage CAD drafting and/or steel detailing experience preferred.


  • Customer Focus
  • Decision Quality
  • Business Insight
  • Drives Results
  • Collaborates
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Courage
  • Instills Trust
  • Manages Ambiguity


Crest Industries believes that all people are entitled to equal employment opportunity. This means that we will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard for race, color, citizenship, national or ethnic origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic partnership status, age, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, veteran status or any other protected status under federal, state or local law.



Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


Posted: 2020-01-20 Expires: 2020-02-19

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